Talent Attraction Coordinator


Are you an experienced researcher or resourcer who is looking for an ‘in-house’ recruitment role in a close-knit, supportive global HR team? The successful candidate will share our passion for providing an exceptional experience for both candidates and hiring managers.

The Talent Attraction Coordinator is responsible for increasing direct hires by identifying and engaging talented individuals for a range of live vacancies at Aurora, globally. Also, you will proactively support hiring managers in building talent pipelines as we expand and enter new international markets.

Our main mantra is ‘one HR; one team’, we strive to develop individual capability characterised by personal accountability and a shared responsibility. Our other mantra, ‘better never stops’, underpins our determination to deliver HR excellence in everything we do. If you are driven by working at pace in an intellectually stimulating, international environment and thrive on delivering on high-impact talent attraction projects, then this role may be for you.

Key responsibilities

  • Utilise various direct sourcing tools & techniques, including mining external and internal channels (CV databases, LinkedIn, networking, referrals)
  • Act as an Aurora brand ambassador communicating our proposition and story
  • Qualify candidates via phone or video screening and formulate talent shortlists for specific vacancies
  • With the support of the Talent Acquisition Assistant, create and coordinate external recruitment advertisements and marketing material
  • Build & advise on talent market insights
  • Build & analyse reports to inform how to reduce time to hire across Aurora
  • Manage ad hoc talent attraction and recruitment projects

Required attributes

  • Direct recruitment experience either from agency or in-house, preferably with LinkedIn Recruiter
  • Ability to seek new sourcing options, be resilient and develop creative approaches to sourcing and delivering candidates
  • High energy and resilience with the ability to manage competing demands in a fastpaced environment
  • Able to engage and influence candidates
  • Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written

Desirable attributes

  • Experience in a research or pure sourcing role, gained within a corporate, RPO or agency environment
  • Conversant with Boolean search strings
  • International mindset

What we offer

  • A fun, informal and international work culture
  • An office in the centre of Oxford with coffee, fruit and snacks available in the office
  • A competitive salary package
  • Access to the Aurora Academy, our training programme offering a range of opportunities to develop your skills

At Aurora we will consider all requests for flexible working. For most roles, the following
types of flexibility are usually possible: a hybrid model of remote and in-office working, part-time hours and flexible start and finish times. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility we could offer and we will explore what’s possible for the role.


The successful candidate would start as soon as possible. We will review applications as they are received. Salary will be competitive with experience.

To apply, please submit your:

  • CV
  • Brief cover letter
  • Salary expectations
  • Earliest possible start date

About Aurora

From its academic roots, Aurora Energy Research has grown to become the largest dedicated power market analytics company in Europe, providing data-driven intelligence for strategic decisions in the global energy transformation. We are a diverse team of more than 250 experts with vast energy, financial and consulting backgrounds, covering power, hydrogen, carbon and fossil commodities. We are active in Europe, Australia and the US, working with world-leading organisations to provide comprehensive market intelligence, bespoke analytic and advisory services, and cutting-edge software.

We are a thriving, rapidly growing company with offices in Oxford, Berlin, Madrid, Sydney and Austin, and more opening soon. We currently serve around 600 of Europe’s most influential energy sector participants, including utilities, investors and governments, and expect to continue to grow rapidly, adding new countries and products to our portfolio.